Model family MG MGA

Quarterly number of vehicles licensed or SORN

Numbers recorded on the last day of each quarter. SORN from 2007 Q4.
Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland up to 2014 Q2. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q3.

Licensed SORN
Quarter Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2020 1.8k 1.8k 1.8k 295 285 291
2019 1.8k 1.8k 1.8k 1.8k 292 278 287 296
2018 1.7k 1.7k 1.8k 1.8k 312 294 294 300
2017 1.7k 1.7k 1.7k 1.7k 298 301 308 313
2016 1.7k 1.7k 1.7k 1.7k 288 277 285 294
2015 1.6k 1.6k 1.6k 1.6k 259 268 281 292
2014 1.6k 1.6k 1.6k 1.6k 253 246 256 271
2013 1.5k 1.6k 1.6k 1.6k 233 231 229 259
2012 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 242 246 283 291
2011 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 250 238 261 278
2010 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 209 205 246 265
2009 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 1.5k 213 210 235 233
2008 1.5k 1.5k 229 250
2007 1.5k 225
2006 1.5k
2005 1.5k
2004 1.5k
2003 1.5k
2002 1.5k
2001 1.5k
2000 1.5k
1999 1.5k
1998 1.4k
1997 1.4k
1996 1.4k
1995 969
1994 964
Quarter Licensed SORN
2020 Q3 1.8k 291
2020 Q2 1.8k 285
2020 Q1 1.8k 295
2019 Q4 1.8k 296
2019 Q3 1.8k 287
2019 Q2 1.8k 278
2019 Q1 1.8k 292
2018 Q4 1.8k 300
2018 Q3 1.8k 294
2018 Q2 1.7k 294
2018 Q1 1.7k 312
2017 Q4 1.7k 313
2017 Q3 1.7k 308
2017 Q2 1.7k 301
2017 Q1 1.7k 298
2016 Q4 1.7k 294
2016 Q3 1.7k 285
2016 Q2 1.7k 277
2016 Q1 1.7k 288
2015 Q4 1.6k 292
2015 Q3 1.6k 281
2015 Q2 1.6k 268
2015 Q1 1.6k 259
2014 Q4 1.6k 271
2014 Q3 1.6k 256
2014 Q2 1.6k 246
2014 Q1 1.6k 253
2013 Q4 1.6k 259
2013 Q3 1.6k 229
2013 Q2 1.6k 231
2013 Q1 1.5k 233
2012 Q4 1.5k 291
2012 Q3 1.5k 283
2012 Q2 1.5k 246
2012 Q1 1.5k 242
2011 Q4 1.5k 278
2011 Q3 1.5k 261
2011 Q2 1.5k 238
2011 Q1 1.5k 250
2010 Q4 1.5k 265
2010 Q3 1.5k 246
2010 Q2 1.5k 205
2010 Q1 1.5k 209
2009 Q4 1.5k 233
2009 Q3 1.5k 235
2009 Q2 1.5k 210
2009 Q1 1.5k 213
2008 Q4 1.5k 250
2008 Q3 1.5k 229
2007 Q4 1.5k 225
2006 Q4 1.5k
2005 Q4 1.5k
2004 Q4 1.5k
2003 Q4 1.5k
2002 Q4 1.5k
2001 Q4 1.5k
2000 Q4 1.5k
1999 Q4 1.5k
1998 Q4 1.4k
1997 Q4 1.4k
1996 Q4 1.4k
1995 Q4 969
1994 Q4 964

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 ?
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 849
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 134
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 96 54 3 1 3 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 16 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 0 1 0 0 13 83 134 142 238 178
SORN 0 0 0 0 2 16 22 20 32 39
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1934 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 1 1 1 0 1 1 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 849 134
1988 0 1
1987 0 0
1986 0 0
1985 0 0
1984 0 0
1983 0 0
1982 0 0
1981 0 0
1980 0 0
1979 0 0
1978 0 0
1977 0 0
1976 0 0
1975 0 0
1974 0 0
1973 0 0
1972 0 0
1971 1 0
1970 0 0
1969 0 0
1968 0 0
1967 0 0
1966 0 0
1965 3 0
1964 1 0
1963 3 1
1962 54 13
1961 96 16
1960 178 39
1959 238 32
1958 142 20
1957 134 22
1956 83 16
1955 13 2
1954 0 0
1953 0 0
1952 1 0
1951 0 0
1950 0 0
1949 0 0
1948 0 0
1947 0 0
1946 0 0
1945 0 0
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 0 0
1939 1 0
1938 1 0
1937 0 0
1936 1 0
1935 1 0
1934 1 0

This table records the year of registration, not the actual age of the vehicle. More info.
Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

2011 2012 ?
Licensed 0 1 748
SORN 0 0 129
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Licensed 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
Licensed 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
SORN 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
Licensed 2 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970
Licensed 131 70 9 3 3 2 4 0 3 4
SORN 24 11 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1
1951 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1957 1958 1959 1960
Licensed 1 0 0 0 10 108 88 122 223 249
SORN 0 0 0 0 2 15 10 24 24 46
1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950
Licensed 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940
Licensed 1 1 1 1 1 0
SORN 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Licensed SORN
Unknown 748 129
2012 1 0
2011 0 0
2010 0 0
2009 0 0
2008 0 0
2007 0 0
2006 0 0
2005 0 0
2004 0 1
2003 0 0
2002 0 0
2001 0 0
2000 0 0
1999 0 0
1998 0 1
1997 0 0
1996 0 0
1995 0 1
1994 0 0
1993 0 0
1992 2 0
1991 0 0
1990 2 0
1989 0 0
1988 0 1
1987 0 1
1986 0 0
1985 0 0
1984 1 0
1983 0 0
1982 0 1
1981 1 0
1980 1 0
1979 1 1
1978 0 0
1977 0 0
1976 0 0
1975 0 0
1974 1 0
1973 2 0
1972 4 0
1971 2 0
1970 4 1
1969 3 0
1968 0 1
1967 4 1
1966 2 1
1965 3 0
1964 3 0
1963 9 0
1962 70 11
1961 131 24
1960 249 46
1959 223 24
1958 122 24
1957 88 10
1956 108 15
1955 10 2
1954 0 0
1953 0 0
1952 0 0
1951 1 0
1950 0 0
1949 0 0
1948 0 0
1947 0 0
1946 0 0
1945 0 0
1944 0 0
1943 0 0
1942 0 0
1941 0 0
1940 0 0
1939 1 0
1938 1 0
1937 1 0
1936 1 0
1935 1 0

Vehicles registered for the first time, annually

Covers United Kingdom excluding Northern Ireland to 2014 Q2. Includes Northern Ireland from 2014 Q3.

2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
21 16 10 11 15 13 7 13 8 11 13 22 21 11 22 26 29 34 26 17
Year Registrations
2020 17
2019 26
2018 34
2017 29
2016 26
2015 22
2014 11
2013 21
2012 22
2011 13
2010 11
2009 8
2008 13
2007 7
2006 13
2005 15
2004 11
2003 10
2002 16
2001 21

Vehicles licensed or SORN in 2019 Q4, by fuel type and engine capacity

Covers United Kingdom including Northern Ireland

Capacity Licensed SORN
Petrol Diesel Other Petrol Diesel Other
Unknown 1
up to 499cc 1
750cc to 999cc 2
1000cc to 1099cc 2
1100cc to 1199cc 3
1200cc to 1299cc 11 3
1300cc to 1399cc 2
1400cc to 1499cc 464 66
1500cc to 1599cc 722 114
1600cc to 1699cc 446 1 92
1700cc to 1799cc 46 12
1800cc to 1899cc 55 2
1900cc to 1999cc 14 2
2000cc to 2099cc 2
2100cc to 2199cc 2 1
3500cc to 3599cc 2 1
10000cc and over 2
Capacity Licensed SORN
Unknown Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
up to 499cc Petrol 1
Diesel
Other
750cc to 999cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
1000cc to 1099cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
1100cc to 1199cc Petrol 3
Diesel
Other
1200cc to 1299cc Petrol 11 3
Diesel
Other
1300cc to 1399cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
1400cc to 1499cc Petrol 464 66
Diesel
Other
1500cc to 1599cc Petrol 722 114
Diesel
Other
1600cc to 1699cc Petrol 446 92
Diesel 1
Other
1700cc to 1799cc Petrol 46 12
Diesel
Other
1800cc to 1899cc Petrol 55 2
Diesel
Other
1900cc to 1999cc Petrol 14 2
Diesel
Other
2000cc to 2099cc Petrol 2
Diesel
Other
2100cc to 2199cc Petrol 2 1
Diesel
Other
3500cc to 3599cc Petrol 2 1
Diesel
Other
10000cc and over Petrol 2
Diesel
Other